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Nissan Pathfinder Model Years

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Nissan introduced the truck-based Pathfinder to North America in 1985. The Japanese automaker conceived the rugged SUV as a direct response to the popularity of rivals like the Jeep Cherokee, Chevrolet Blazer and Toyota 4Runner.

That first-generation Pathfinder introduced a styling cue still seen on the Xterra and Armada: rear door handles integrated into C-pillar trim.

Now in its fourth generation, and using car-like unibody construction, the current Pathfinder is more crossover than SUV. It does, however, offer more interior features and on-road comfort than any previous Nissan Pathfinder.

Nissan Pathfinder Generations

2013 - 2014 Nissan Pathfinder

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Major changes included:

The Pathfinder underwent a dramatic transformation for 2013, leaving behind its rugged off-roader roots to become a sophisticated, versatile crossover. Gone is the roaring V8 engine; the new Pathfinder has a competent 3.5-liter V6 with 260 horsepower. The refreshed cabin is much roomier and offers more family-friendly features. Fuel economy, a major selling point, is greatly improved over 2012. For 2014, a Pathfinder Hybrid model joins the lineup.

See Year: 2013 - 2014

2005 - 2012 Nissan Pathfinder

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Major changes included:

The third-generation Pathfinder was powered by a 4-liter V6 or an optional 5.6-liter V8 that was added in 2008. It was available in S, SE, SE Off Road, and LE trims. Navigation, leather upholstery, and a premium Bose sound system were available in optional packages.

See Year: 2005 - 2006 - 2007 - 2008 - 2009 - 2010 - 2011 - 2012

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